Letters – George Backhouse to William Parker – 16 Jan 1833

Document Type: Letters
Date: 16 Jan 1833
Correspondent: George Backhouse
Recipient: William Parker
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/7
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Wm Parker Esqr 							Newcastle Jany 16th1833


	Mr Beaumonts agent at Blaydon writes me today, that on making up a/cs for the past year he finds a mistake of 2 – 0 – 2 /- in your parcel of Litharge (50 Casks) deld June last, that he has deducted 13 – 0 – 4 for Fare & ought to have deducted only 10 – 3 – 5 this makes a diff of £1 – 6 – 11 with which I debit your acct trusting you will approve of the same.

					I am Sir Yr mo Obt Servt

						Geo Backhouse

P.S. By reffering to the Statement of partars you will see how the mistake originated.

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